This space contains information for developers of Visual Basic scripts in AWRDE. This is a landing page for users developing scripts and wizards for the NI AWR Design Environment. There are many resources on this page including the_API Coding FAQ.
To search for specific content about developing scripts, you can use the search below.
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Just Getting Started?
If you're new to scripting in AWR, you should try out our Scripting Getting Started guide.
You can also view the Scripting Users Guide which will walk your step by step through creating your first script and then onto accessing all the information in a project. This is available from the help within the AWRDE, select he following table and find the section called "API Scripting Guide". This is also available for download as a pdf file from the AWR download website.
For example you'll learn how to:
See the Scripting Development Environment page for documentation on the Scripting Development Environment that is included with teh the NI AWRDE.
The NI AWR Design Environment Sax Basic documentation, NI_AWR_Sax_Basic.pdf. This is to document the Sax Basic commands and anyone getting started will need this reference.
You may also be able to find a script that already does just what you want.
We also have a course we teach on scripting. Here is an example (Rt-Click and Save As "Scripting.pdf") of the material that is covered in the course.
It may also be useful to view the we've incorporated the API Reference into the MWOffice Scripting Editor. Here's how it works: Accesing API Reference in MWO Scripting.
The API diagram can help users understand the structure of the API to be more productive. Get the diagram as a.pdf
Already an Experienced Scripter?
If you're regularly writing scripts you'll need:
If you're trying to control MWO from other programming languages
Then you'll want to look at:
If you're having problems
There are some tips if you're having some issues with scripting
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